Portrait De Lola, Soeur De Lartiste
Artwork: Portrait De Lola, Soeur De Lartiste
Size: 35 x 22 cm
Medium: Oil on panel
Creation year: 1901
Marks: Signed Picasso (lower left)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted in Barcelona in 1901
Provenance: Olivier Sainsere, Paris (likely acquired from the artist); Private Collection (by descent from the previous and until at least 1961 when deposited with Durand-Ruel for photography); Henry Zimet Foundation, New York (and sold: Sotheby & Co., London, October 23, 1963, lot 9); Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon, Virginia (acquired at the previous sale and sold: Christie's, New York, November 15, 1983, lot 30); Private Collection (acquired at the previous sale and sold: Guy Loudmer, Paris, June 19, 1988, lot 36); Gallery Nichido, Japan (acquired at the previous sale); Private Collection, Japan (acquired from the previous in 1988); Acquired from the previous
Exhibition history: (possibly) Paris, Galerie Ambroise Vollard, Exposition de tableaux de F. Iturrino et de P.R. Picasso, 1901, no. 53 (titled Madrilena) ; New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Paintings From Private Collections: Summer Loan Exhibition, 1962, no. 64 (titled Head of a Woman); Washington, D.C., The National Gallery of Art, 25th Anniversary Exhibition: French Paintings from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon and Mrs. Mellon Bruce, 1966, no. 196, illustrated in the catalogue

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2019-11-12
Lot Number: 31
Low Estimate: $4000000 [-2%]
High Estimate: $6000000 [-35%]
Hammer Price: $3900000
Sold For: $4700000